17 Dec 2014
Patna: Three months after visiting London to seek investment, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday said he was not in favour of big industries or big capital in the state, and preferred development of small and medium industries instead.
16 Dec 2014
Patna: BJP on Tuesday accused the JD(U)-led Bihar government of providing Rs 100 crore undue benefit to liquor suppliers by increasing base rates of country liquor in violation of tender conditions.
15 Dec 2014
Patna: Police have begun an investigation into alleged offer of a job by Pakistan's ISI to a member of an influential Muslim body here, police on Monday said.
14 Dec 2014
Patna: A political see-saw was witnessed in Bihar this year with BJP sweeping Lok Sabha elections which led to resignation of Nitish Kumar as Chief Minister midway but he hit back by realigning with friend-turned-foe Lalu Prasad to counter the saffron juggernaut.
08 Dec 2014
Islamabad: School teachers in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city have been prohibited to use cellphones during working hours, a media report said on Monday.
15 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday fixed December 18 for pronouncing punishment to four convicts in the 1975 Lalit Narayan Mishra murder case after hearing the arguments on quantum of sentence during which CBI left it to its discretion whether the convicts deserved death penalty.
11 Dec 2014
Patna: Scientists in Bihar have developed a new paddy variety for rain deficient areas. It is likely to help millions of farmers in the state's drought-prone areas.
12 Dec 2014
Patna: With the female cops posted at Women Police Stations in Bihar miffed with non-availability of separate toilets for them, the authorities asked all Sps to arrange such facilities in next fortnight.
12 Dec 2014
Patna: A passenger train on Friday derailed after scraping against the New Delhi-Guwahati North East Express at Barh, about 40 kms from here, disrupting rail traffic in the area.
04 Dec 2014
Rae Bareli: A number of part-time teachers on Thursday came in front of Sonia Gandhi's cavalcade to highlight their wage-related problems, and squatted on the road following which the Congress President met them and assured that she will look into their grievances.